Resources

These are all of our resources. You may find it helpful to view by selected Community and Health Services using the main navigation. Or, you can search by location and keyword!

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New City Kids After School Center

Paterson

The After School Center invites kids (1st-8th grade) to take part in a high-quality academic and arts enrichment program. In addition to developing strong homework comprehension and completion skills, each student is given an opportunity to participate in daily music instruction classes, drama classes, or other creative arts offerings.

School Based Youth Services- Lincoln Middle School

Passaic

Comprehensive, one stop social service program for teens. Includes individual and family counseling, recreation, referrals for medical exams and health care, substance abuse counseling, family life counseling, teen parenting support and childcare, social activities, employment counseling, and referrals.

School Based Youth Services- Eastside High School

Paterson

Comprehensive, one stop social service program for teens. Includes individual and family counseling, recreation, referrals for medical exams and health care, substance abuse counseling, family life counseling, teen parenting support and childcare, social activities, employment counseling, and referrals

School Based Youth Services- Clifton High School

Clifton

Comprehensive, one stop social service program for teens. Includes individual and family counseling, recreation, referrals for medical exams and health care, substance abuse counseling, family life counseling, teen parenting support and childcare, social activities, employment counseling, and referrals

Passaic County Prosecutor/Victim Witness Advocacy

Paterson

Provides orientation to criminal justice system, case status info, escort to courtroom and childcare while testifying. Assists with Victims of Crime Compensation Board applications, with application for court consideration, and with Victim Impact Statement. Provides referrals to social service agencies.

NJ Department of Military and Veterans Affairs

Paterson

Provides info and referral on all benefits and entitlements for veterans and their despondents. Assists in filing applications for all federal, state and local veterans' benefits, as well as employment counseling and referral. Transportation is available thru para-transit to VA Hospital only.

NJ VET 2 VET: For Soldiers, Veterans, and Families

New Jersey Vet2Vet is a 24 hour/7-day a week helpline coordinated by Rutgers University Behavioral Health Care. The helpline features peer counseling for Veterans, members of the Air/Army National Guard, and family members. Another component is providing this population access to a support network of mental health professionals.

Collaborative Support Programs of New Jersey, Inc. (CSPNJ)

Paterson

CSPNJ strives to provide individualized, flexible community based services that promote responsibility, recovery and wellness. This is done through the creation and administration of self-help centers, supportive housing, advocacy, and entrepreneurial programs for adults with mental health issues and other special needs.

Father English Community Center

Paterson

Day kindergarten and afterschool primary grade childcare and summer day camp programs and teenage afterschool summer camp program. Transport provided.

Advance Housing

Teterboro

Advance Housing is a leader in providing permanent supportive housing in New Jersey. A dedicated property management and housing department team oversees all aspects of marketing, leasing, and managing owned properties.

Rocking Horse Rehab

West Orange

Pediatric rehab and family wellness center specializing in Equine Assisted Therapies, Hippotherapy, developmental riding, therapeutic riding and equine facilitated mental health programs.

Hana Mission Children's Ministry

Paterson

Hana Mission offers after-school programs. Enjoyable activities, such as games, arts & crafts and sports (weather permitting).

Catholic Family & Community Services (CFCS)

Paterson

The Mission of Catholic Family & Community Services (CFCS) is to serve and address the needs of individuals, families, and groups in our community who are vulnerable, especially the poor. We advocate for justice, and convene and empower others to do the same.

24-Hour Sexual Violence Hotline

This hotline is for anyone with questions or concerns regarding sexual violence. Trained advocates provide support, information, referral, and crisis interventions to survivors, their loved ones, and the community. This is a free and confidential 24/7 hotline.

Creative Living Counseling Center

Wayne

An interfaith counseling center and psychiatric outpatient facility for individuals, couples and families seeking greater social and spiritual meaning in their lives. Also offers workshops and groups on coping with stress, parenting, handling conflict, women's issues, grief, transition, spirituality, anger management, bereavement group for middle school students. Call for details. Thrift shop open to public.

Seyam, Rehan, LPC

Wayne

Rehan contucts individual, couples and family therapy to children, adolescents and adults.

Prevent Child Abuse-New Jersey

Prevent Child Abuse-New Jersey is a nonprofit organization working to end child abuse. Our mission is to prevent child abuse in all of its forms, for all of New Jersey’s children.

NJ Mental Health Cares

NJMentalHealthCares is New Jersey’s mental health information and referral service. Our staff of mental health professionals uses their experience, and understanding of mental health system to connect you to the information and services you need! By phone: we are available live Monday through Friday, 8:00 am-8:00 pm EST. After hours, please leave a message and our staff will return your call within a day, including weekends and holidays.

NJ Division of Children's System of Care (CSOC)

DCF’s Division of Children's System of Care, CSOC, (formerly the Division of Child Behavioral Health Services) serves children and adolescents with emotional and behavioral health care challenges and their families; and children with developmental and intellectual disabilities and their families. CSOC is committed to providing these services based on the needs of the child and family in a family-centered, community-based environment.

NJ Coalition Against Sexual Assault (NJCASA)

The mission of the New Jersey Coalition Against Sexual Assault is to promote the compassionate and just treatment of victims and their loved ones, foster collaborative relationships between community systems, and affect attitudinal and behavioral changes in society as we work toward the elimination of sexual violence against all people.

NJ Child Abuse / Neglect Hotline

All reports of child abuse and neglect, including those occurring in institutional settings such as child care centers, schools, foster homes and residential treatment centers, must be reported to the State Central Registry (SCR). This is a toll-free, 24-hour, seven-days-a-week hotline.

NJ 211 Community Resource Website

NJ 211 is a free, confidential information and referral service that connects families and individuals in need of help to community resources.

National Teen Dating Abuse Helpline

You can talk one-on-one with a trained advocate 24/7 who can offer support and connect you to resources. Call toll free 1-866-331-9474 or TTY 1-866-331-8453. One-on-one live chat is also available from 4-midnight Central Standard Time, 7 days a week.

National Runaway Safeline

Call 1-800-RUNAWAY if you are a teenager who is thinking of running from home, if you have a friend who has run and is looking for help, or if you are a runaway ready to go home through our Home Free program. Call if you are a teacher looking for information to pass along to your students about alternatives to running from home. Call if you care about a youth and want information on how you can help someone who may be at risk of running from home.

National Hopeline Network

People in crisis generally don't have the energy or ability to take on a long search for help. When those looking for support dial 1.800.SUICIDE, they are seamlessly connected to an available certified crisis center nearest to their calling location.

National Domestic Violence

At the National Domestic Violence Hotline, we believe that every caller deserves to be treated with dignity and respect. We believe that every family deserves to live in a world free from violence. We believe that safe homes and safe families are the foundation of a safe society.

Legal Services of New Jersey

LSNJ-LAW is a statewide legal hotline that provides information, advice and referrals to low-income residents of NJ with civil legal problems.

Foster Care Information

Foster families provide a home for children who have been abandoned, neglected, or abused. These children are in need of nurturing families who will help them heal and grow.

Family Help Line / Teen Pregnancy Helpline

24 hours a day / 7 days a week. If you're feeling stressed out, call the Family Helpline and work through your frustrations before a crisis occurs. You'll speak to sensitive, trained volunteers of Parents Anonymous who provide empathic listening about parenting and refer you to resources in your community.

Council on Compulsive Gambling of New Jersey, Inc.

The Council on Compulsive Gambling of New Jersey, Inc. is a private non-profit organization.  We provide information, education and referral services for anyone affected by the "hidden illness" of compulsive gambling.

American Anorexia / Bulimia Association of NJ (AA/BA of NJ)

Non-profit organization dedicated to the prevention and treatment of eating disorders. Provide support services to people suffering from, as well as family members or sufferers. Referral services for medical, nutritional, and psychological services.

2nd Floor Youth Helpline

2NDFLOOR is a confidential and anonymous helpline for New Jersey's youth and young adults (ages 10-24). We are here to help you find solutions to the problems that you face at home, at school, or at play.